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Senior Manager Jointer (m/f/d)




You would like to make a difference and have an impact? In a company who is a key partner in the green transformation of our society? Then join our ambitious team in Troisdorf.


You will be responsible for the following aspects: 

Your agenda includes personnel responsibility for approx. 20-28 employees/assemblers, with international travel, as well as the systematic development of the assemblers (technology, HSE, working in projects, soft skills). You will empower and assign staff to carry out work and coordinate staff training. Furthermore, you will develop training and instruction documents and conduct project manager training for selected fitters. You will also be responsible for hiring and onboarding assemblers and managing the Project Management Office (PMO) for continuous improvement at NKT sites. Further key tasks are:

  • Independent implementation Planning, execution and implementation of projects across a broad range of topics (e.g. introduction of process landscapes, IT system introductions, HSE projects, improvement systems, projects for better recording of key figures, etc.)
  • Implementation of structural decisions of the management, incl. independent project management
  • Promotion of safety awareness among employees and initiation of appropriate
  • Safety training


To connect a greener world, you should have the following skills and experience:
You have successfully completed a university degree in a technical or business environment and already have relevant professional experience as a manager. Furthermore, you have a very good ability to quickly think your way into different issues as well as a strong technical understanding and interest, ideally acquired through formal training and studies. Your profile is rounded off by strong stakeholder management as well as well-developed project management skills in various roles (PMO, project manager).
different roles (PMO, Project Manager, Contributor) and structured, analytical thinking coupled with good business acumen and risk management skills. Further important qualifications are:

  • Strong communication and negotiation skills, collaborative and solution-oriented
  • Approach with the ability to meet deadlines effectively
  • High level of self-motivation, desire to learn new technologies
  • Fluent in English and German


More about us:

NKT connects a greener world with high-quality power cable technology and takes centre stage as the world moves towards green energy. NKT designs, manufactures and installs low-, medium- and high-voltage power cable solutions enabling sustainable energy transmission. Since 1891, NKT has innovated the power cable technology building the infrastructure for the first light bulbs to the megawatts created by renewable energy today. NKT is headquartered in Denmark and employs 3,900 people. NKT is listed on Nasdaq Copenhagen and realised a revenue of EUR 1.3 billion in 2019. NKT - We connect a greener world. www.NKT.com. 



Then we are looking forward to your application (incl. salary expectations and potential starting date) via our career page. Please note that due to the GDPR regulations we cannot accept any applications via e-mail. We offer a competitive comp & ben package including flexible working conditions.

If you have any questions regarding the recruiting process, please contact our Senior Recruiter Ms. Daniela Nocker, daniela.nocker@nkt.com.


Posting Date:  06-Apr-2021

Cologne, DE, 51061

Type:  Permanent

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